Art Awakens Celebrates Star Wars: The Force Awakens

To celebrate the upcoming release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Lucasfilm is joined by Gallery 1988 and HP Inc., to present "Art Awakens."During a recent art exhibit in Los Angeles, Gallery 1988 featured a Star Wars exhibit featuring top professional and up and coming contemporary artists.  New and original pieces from the exhibit are now being auctioned off to support UNICEF Kid Power, in the name of Star Wars: Force for Change. All original pieces featured in the gallery along with … [Read more...]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Breaks Record Before Release

Star Wars Fans have a month to go before they can enjoy the latest film - Star Wars:  The Force Awakens.  The seventh film in the huge mega franchise, this film has fans already breaking records in sales.   With over $50 million in advance ticket sales, the film is already the biggest pre-seller in history.The demand is so big that theaters are adding additional showtimes to keep up with the demand.   Fandango and have both reported sales for Star Wars: The Force Awakens are … [Read more...]

Disney and Google Offer Fans Extraordinary Interactive Experiences To Awaken the Force Within!

Disney announced today that in an unprecedented collaboration with Google, Star Wars fans will have an opportunity to share in immersive experiences—Awaken the Force Within and Google Cardboard Virtual Reality—in celebration of Lucasfilm’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens.Awaken the Force Within global program starts today and fans logging onto can make a choice to be on the Dark Side or the Light Side for the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Their favorite Google apps … [Read more...]

The Force Awakens with Christmas Star Wars Itty Bitty Toys from Hallmark

There has been an awakening in the force, and it sure it cute! Hallmark has released adorable Star Wars themed Itty Bitty toys just in time for the Holiday season!Bring the Force home for Christmas with Yoda, Chewbacca, R2-D2 and C-3p0 dressed in holiday cheer. Yoda even has a walking candy cane! I'm having a hard time picking a favorite!Check out how toasty and warm C-3PO is in his Christmas colored scarf here.Chewbacca is wookie-tastic in his Santa hat and candy striped … [Read more...]

The Force Awakens Fashion World with Charity Initiative

In celebration of Lucasfilm’s highly anticipated film, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Disney Consumer Products and Bloomingdale's are joining forces with an illustrious group of designers in a new fashion-meets-fundraising initiative, “Force 4 Fashion.” Taking inspiration from the film’s costume designer, Michael Kaplan, fashion favorites Cynthia Rowley, Diane von Furstenberg, Giles Deacon, Halston, Opening Ceremony, Ovadia & Sons, Parker, Rag & Bone, Timo Weiland and Todd Snyder are each … [Read more...]

Star Wars: The Force Awakes Premieres New Commercial

Star Wars:  The Force Awakens is almost here.  To make the wait a bit shorter, LucasFilm has shared a new TV commercial which debuted on Thursday night during the TGIT time frame on ABC.Star Wars:  The Force Awakens brings back favorite characters and new additions including: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Max Von Sydow.Along with producers … [Read more...]

Exclusive Star Wars Imperial Meet ‘n’ Greet Locations for Chase Disney Visa Credit Cardmembers

Chase Card Services, which is a division of JPMorgan Chase & Co., and The Walt Disney Company today announced that all Disney Visa Credit Cardmembers will have access to an exclusive Star Wars Imperial Meet ‘N’ Greet at private Cardmember locations at the Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts.Beginning November 16, 2015, the exclusive Star Wars Imperial Meet ‘N’ Greet location for Disney Visa Credit Cardmembers will be offered daily from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. PST at the Star Wars Launch … [Read more...]

Star Wars, Disney and Launch New Coding Tutorial

Recently, unveiled a Star Wars-themed computer science tutorial featuring Princess Leia, C-3PO and R2-D2 as well as Rey and BB-8 from the upcoming film Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The online lesson kicks off the third-annual global Hour of Code campaign, in honor of Computer Science Education Week, December 7-13, 2015.Thanks to Disney and Star Wars, students will learn to write code that allows them to create fun challenges and games using Star Wars characters. Participants will … [Read more...]

Beginning Nov. 16th Star Wars Season of the Force will debut in Tomorrowland at Disneyland

Traveling to a galaxy far, far away is easier than ever for guests visiting the Disneyland Resort. Beginning Nov. 16, 2015, Star Wars Season of the Force will debut in Tomorrowland at Disneyland Park, giving guests daily opportunities to explore, interact and have fun with the power of the Force.Star Wars Launch BayLocated on the lower level of the Tomorrowland Expo Center, Star Wars Launch Bay is the central space for fans to celebrate all things Star Wars.First Order … [Read more...]

New Star Wars: The Force Awakes Posters!

Star Wars: The Force Awakens comes to theaters in just a few short weeks and the excitement and anticipation is mounting!   To help fans pass the time, Walt Disney Pictures and LucasFilms are sharing new posters of our favorite characters.   Do you have a favorite?Star Wars: The Force Awakens stars Harrison Ford (Hans Solo), Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia), Adam Driver (Kylo Ren), Daisy Ridley (Rey), John Boyega (Finn), Oscar Isaac (Poe Dameron), Lupita … [Read more...]